The Lewis and Harris Sports Council make 8 awards to clubs/individuals each year.
The Service to Sport award is supplied by Salsc (Opens in a new window or downloads a file) and the main criteria for the award is that the nominee has made a significant voluntary contribution as an administrator, coach or official to local sport over a lengthy period of time.
Two Awards are sponsored by Sportsworld and are for the Under-18 and Over-18 Sportspersons of the Year for their achievements in their sport.
We also have the Murdo Maclean Club/Squad of the Year selected by the Sports Council Office bearers and the LHSC Club of the Year for affiliated clubs and organisation that have developed or enhanced their activities over the last year/s
Finally, Sport Scotland (Opens in a new window or downloads a file) have supplied 3 award that will be made to a community coach, young coach & young person’s coach.
- Community coach will be made to a coach who has supported the development of athletes or teams, who are in the main over the age of 18 and who has significantly increased the sporting opportunities available and participation levels within their community.
- Young coach will be made to a coach aged 25 years or younger in recognition of their achievements to date. This award looks for young coaches who have invested in their development as a coach and have made a significant impact on the people they coach.
- Young person’s coach will be made to a coach who has made an outstanding contribution to the introduction and early development of sport for young people under the age of 18.
The nomination form is available below.
- SALSC Service to Sport
- Sportscotland Community Coach of the Year
- Sportsworld Over 18 Sports Person of the Year
- Sportsworld Under 18 Sports Person of the Year
- Murdo Maclean Team/Squad of the Year
- LHSC Club of the Year
- Sportscotland Young Coach of the Year
- Sportscotland Young Person’s Coach of the Year
|Service to Sport||Sportsworld Over 18||Sportsworld U18||Club of Year||Team/Squad of Year||Community Coach of Year||Young Coach of Year|
|Peter Macdonald 2001 Athletics|
|Murdie Campbell 2002 Canoeing|
|James tod Macdonald 2003 Golf||John Neil Mitchell 2003 Quad Bikes||Sean Stephen 2003 Rugby|
|Donald Dano Macdonald 2004 Football/Badminton||Alistair Dunlop 2004 Athletics||Kathryn Offer 2004 Swimming|
|Robert Mackay 2005||Christy Macleod 2005||Eilidh Mackenzie 2005|
|Sandra Macdonald 2006||Norrie Macdonald 2006||Kevin Macdonald 2006||STY Canoe Club||Lochs FC|
|Liz Carmichael 2007||John Neil Mitchell 2007||Eilidh Mackenzie 2007||Stornoway Rugby Club 2007||WIIGA Athletics Squad 2007|
|Adrian Macdonald (Rugby) 2008||Paul Smith (Mountain Biking) 2008||Robert Jones (Athletics) 2008||Stornoway United FC 2008||SRAC HIPPO U11 Squad 2008|
|Tom Joyce Football (Rugby) 2009||Kathryn Offer (Swimming) 2009||Donnie Macleod (Athletics) 2009||Stornoway Running and Athletics Club 2009||WIIGA Athletics Squad 2009|
|Magnus Johnston (Football) 2010||Howard Maciver (Athletics) 2010||Alasdair Summers (Athletics) 2010||Isle of Lewis Gymnastics Club 2010||Westside Football Club 2010|
|Ross Munro (Athletics) 2011||Eilidh MacKenszie (Athletics) 2011||Kara Hanlon (Swimming) 2011||Back Football & Recreation Club 2011||WIIGA Woman's Football Squad 2011|
|Neil Fallon Macarthur (Youth Clubs) 2012||Scott Maciver (Football) 2012||Connor Maclean (Athletics) 2012||Stornoway Golf Club 2012||Carloway Football Club 2012||Stuart Baird (Swimming) 2012|
|Eric "Strada" Macleod (Football) 2013||Donnie Macleod(Athletics) 2013||Jenny Mactaggart (Athletics) 2013||Harris Gun Clun 2013||WIIGA squad (Bermuda) 2013||D.R. Morrison (Swimming) 2013||Andrew Murray (Football) 2013|
|Angus Bubble Mackay (Rugby) 2014||Paul Duke (Shinty) 2014||Connor Maclean (Athletics) 2014||Westside Runners 2014||Westside FC 2014||Callum Campbell (Rugby) 2014||Andrew Duncan (Football) 2014|
|Malcolm Macdonald (Football) 2015||Kathryn Offer (Swimming) 2015||Kara Hanlon (Swimming) 2015||Stornoway Golf Club 2015||Western Isles Island Games Squad 2015||Ross Munro (Athletics) 2015||Rebekah Murray (Swimming) 2015|
|Ethel MacNally (Athletics) 2016||Christina Mackenzie (Ironman) 2016||John Hughson (Shooting) 2016||Stornoway Rugby Club||Island Select (Athletics) 2016||David Hanlon (Swimming) 2016||Ali Reed (Shinty) 2106|
|Alex John Macleod 2017||Kara Hanlon 2017||Andrew Hughson 2017||Harris Gun Club||Scottish Salmon WIIGA Swim Team 2017||Lorraine Morrison 2017||Ali Gillies 2107|